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Public Arts Council

Your donation makes a difference since we are a privately funded organization.  To make a donation, make checks payable to Borough of Chatham and write PUBLIC ARTS COUNCIL in the memo. Checks can be sent to:

             Jen Kaplan
             Borough of Chatham
             54 Fairmount Avenue
             Chatham, NJ 07928


Council Mission

Established in 2008, the PAC’s primary objective is to enhance Chatham Borough’s public spaces through indoor and outdoor public art displays that reflect our shared community experiences. 

The Public Arts Council of Chatham Borough Begins Installation on 2nd Mural .

PAC Installations & Events
The PAC is proud to present the two murals on the Fairmount Avenue NJ Transit train underpasses (one on the east side and two panels on the west side).

Art is on display in the Chatham Borough Municipal Building. Installations have been ongoing since March of 2009.

"Attic Trophy” sculpture, by Seward Johnson, on the west side of the library. Installed May 2009.


"Crescent" sculpture by Richard Jolley                      "The Search" sculpture by Seward Johnson, 

May 2010                                                                  May 2010-2013

In addition to installing Crescent sculpture at the train station, the PAC also completely developed and created the  Commuter's Oasis  from wasted space in the train station.  

Annual Chatham Farmer's Market: The PAC offers childrens art projects and raises awareness for ongoing art inititives within our community.

Fishawack Festival 2014: The PAC will offer a childrens art project in conjunction with the Centennial Train Station celebratoin.    


PAC Friends and Supporters

  • Art League of the Chathams (see www.artleagueofthechathams.org )
  • Chatham Area Artisans Guild
  • Chatham Jaycees
  • Dreyers Lumber & Hardware Inc.
  • Epoch Films
  • HSBC Bank
  • Investor's Savings
  • JCP&L
  • Morris Tomorrow (Morris County McFlower Award)
  • The Junior League of Summit
  • The Sculpture Foundation
  • Village Hardware & Paint
  • Westy's Storage Center


Current Council Members 

Title  Name
Member Jennifer DuTeil
Member Alison Hooper
Member Jennifer Kaplan
Member Linda Yesline
Member Tara Mercadante
Member Stephanie Yarcheski
Member Dawn Peruta
Member Lara Dittmann
Council Liaison   Carolyn Dempsey












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